The Detroit I Love: This Weekend in Detroit

Thanks, as always, to our friends at The Detroit I Love for their amazing weekend outlook below - everything you need to know about what is happening...


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 (weekly) Summer Sessions : Exodus Rooftop : 10P : YOS, Sherif, Dabura, and Aboudi Issa.
→ (weekly) Garden Party : The Whitney : 5½P-9½P : Live bands every week in the garden.
→ (weekly) Weekend Warmup : 3Fifty Terrace : DJ Chrome, DJ Godfather, Chuck D, DJ Cue, B Jarbo, DJ Dash, Gio, A Wolve, Prezident, Mixwell, Don Mecca, George Young, Bangerz and more.
 (weekly) TV Dinners : TV Lounge : 9P-2A : BMG and Remote Viewing Party.
 (monthly) Cubcakes : Marble Bar : 9P-2A : Residents Dopke and Mathias with guest DEKA.
 In Transit : Northern Lights : 9P-2A : World music with Sean Blackman.
 Polyfold Summer Concert Series : Beatrice Buck Paradise Valley Park : 6P-8P : Sasha Kashperko, Alexkoi, and Jonathan Taylor.
 Grave Emotional Disorders : Spread Art : 9P-11P : An outdoor performance conceived by Cleveland’s Matt Kiroff featuring musicians and movement artists from Detroit and Cleveland.
→ Trixie’s Bar : 10P-2A : DJs Tony Nova and Ali Noeb.
 NBQ Improv Fusion : Whiskey Disco : 9½P-12½A : Improv ensemble that consists of various elements of music.
 Final Frontier : Temple Bar : 10P-2A : DJs Whodat, Ben Christensen, and Mike Medow.
 Seraphine Collective : UFO Factory : 9P-2A : DJs (______) Stacks, Baby Whisper, Beige, Hanny, and Starbellah.

 Russell Industrial Center : 2A : Remote Viewing Party with Aran Daniels and Mike Petrack.

→ (weekly) Corktown Farmers Market : Corktown : 4P-7P : Fresh produce and locally.

→ (weekly) STEP 01 : CJAM 99.1FM : 9P-10½P : Hosted by GIN.
 (weekly) In The Mix : WHFR 89.3FM : 9P-12A : Detroit Deep Sessions Mayor Dj BAM hosts with guests Hypnotic, Sonya Blaze, and DJ Disc.
→ (weekly) Sound on Fire : Burst Radio : 8P-9P : Trance and progressive house with Kenneth Thomas.
→ (weekly) Alpha : WDET 101.9FM : 1A-4A : Ghostly International, Paxahau and StudioFeed present electronic music and progressive soul from Detroit.

 We’re All Mad Here : Trumbullplex : 8P : Photo exhibit by Bre’Ahna Crenshaw, fashion presentation, poetry and more.

 Riverfront Relaxin : West Riverfront Park : 6P-9P : Screening of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

 Hamtramck Historic Museum : 6P-8P : A conversation about Hamtramck Disneyland led by Mayor Karen Majewski and journalist Walter Wasacz.
 Fash Bash : DIA : 7P-11½P : Annual fashion show presented by the Founders Junior Council.

FRIDAY (08/12)

 (weekly) DAY 5 : The Whisky Parlor : 10P : Tink Thomas plays vinyl treasures all night.
→ (weekly) Rocksteady Disco Happy Hour : Motor City Wine : 6P-9P : Peter Croce hops on the tables (turntables that is) and gets the weekend started.
 (monthly) Sweat the Details : Whiskey Disco : 9P : So Vague hosts guest Mega Powers.
 (monthly) †Sermon† : Temple Bar : 10P-2A : Resident Peter Croce with guest Seth Carter.
 (concert) Chene Park : 8P : Erika Badu with Hiatus Kaiyote.
 Lower Regions : Northern Lights : 10P-2A : With DJs Todd Modes and Ryan Spencer.
 Grasshopper Underground : 9P-2A : San, Jey Kurmis, and Ghita Sisters.
 Marble Bar : 9P-2A : Kevin Reynolds, Crate Digga, and Emily Thornhill.
 TV Lounge : 8P-2A : Lamlolageorge presents the art of music.
 Chambray 003 : Katoi : 8P-2A : Brett Cimbalik and Snakepiss.
 DittoDitto : 5P : DJ Anna Atanassova.

[Going Late]
 City Club : 10P-4A : Mutant Disco with Casuistry, Olms, Wavedealer, Drush, and Lindsay Cashews.

 Final Exam : The Works : 10P-5A : It’s Datswotsup’s final party. Truth, Mumdance b2b Logos, Gin & Tronic, Calico, Isaac G, Karnage, amd Grant Jackson in the main room. Norway Detroit is tranforming the front room and presenting their residents Rex Bravo, DJ Holographic, Bunny Hop, and RJ Stefanski.
 (weekly) The Church Upstairs : Grenadier Club : 12A-6A : Special guests John Johr and DJ Disc with residents Roman Holliday and Sonya Blaze.
 Late Night : Russell Industrial : 2A : DJ Norm Talley.

 Trumbull and Porter Hotel : 6½P-9½P : Fundraiser for Dean Savage Park with Border Patrol and DJ Babe. Food from SLOWS BAR BQ, Mudgie’s, McShane’s Pub & Whiskey Bar, Mercury Burger Bar, and Batch Brewing Company. Beer from Batch Brewing Company.

→ (weekly) Progressive Underground : WDET 101.9FM : 8P-11P : Host Chris Campbell serves up a creative mix Afro-pean, house, electronic.
→ (weekly) Alpha : WDET 101.9FM : 1A-5A : Ghostly International, Paxahau and StudioFeed present electronic music and progressive soul from Detroit.

 Face-Ology : Inner State Gallery : 6½P-10P : A special fundraiser for The Heidelberg Project.
 The Institute of Anti-Entropic Anomaly : Lightbox : 7½P-10P : An immersive, participatory, theatrical experience. Created by Dorothy Melander-Dayton in collaboration with Simon Alexander Adams, Renee Willoughby, and Drew Walker.

 Dabl’s African Bead Gallery : 8P-12A : Outdoor film screening of Ephraim Asili’s films.
 Citizen Yoga : 8P : Screening of Mad Max – Fury Road.

SATURDAY (08/13)

 (weekly) Macho City : Briggs Detroit : 9P : DJs Scott Zacharias, Jeffrey Sfire, and Mike Trombley.
 (weekly) Live : The Whisky Parlor : 8P : Live jazz and no cover with Spenc Beamon.
 (monthly) Nothing Elegant : 10P-2A : DJ Lady Fantastic and DJ Amy Dreamcatcher with a mix of hip hop, dance, new wave soul, pop and everything in between.
 (monthly) No Diving : Midtown : 12P-8P : Haute To Death with beats, beverages, and your very best buds.
 (monthly) Detroit Housing Authority : Whiskey Disco : 10P-12A : Dretraxx with special guest Mathias Trapp.
 (monthly) House Gallery : Motor City Wine : 10P-2A : Mizz Chavez, Adam Francesconi and J Garcia.
 20/20 : Tires : 10P : Chuck Daniels, Barret & Dopke, DJ Holographic, and Ill Fusion.
 Ethereal Picnic : Lakewood Riverfront East Park : 3P-6P : Jeffrey Sfire presents Kate Bush Therapy featuring the Elizabeth Fraser Experience: An Ethereal Picnic.
 A Piano : Roosevelt Park : 4½P-11P : Pianist Ivan Moshchuk.
 9 Year Anniversary : TV Lounge : 6P-2A : Guillaume & the Coutu Dumonts, Shady P, Bruce Bailey, Mister Joshooa, Remote Viewing Party, and Jeremy Kypta.
 Steven Spins Vinyl : Colors : 7P-10P : Dancer, DJ and producer dig into his vinyl collection.
 Grasshopper Underground : 9P-2A : Cause & Effect with Twin Cousin.
 HotFunkInTheSummerTime : Jazz Café : 9P-1A : The Blackman Revue live featuring Shirley Hayden with Special Guests RappaDeliC.
 Classics : Katoi : 10P-2A : Ali Berger with timeless songs, genre-defining tracks, legendary club hits and almost-forgotten personal anthems.
 Donovan’s Pub : 10P-2A : Ben and Bleft performing live.
 Love Like This : Temple Bar : 10P-2A : Lady Monix from Baltimore.
 Beatz & BBQ : Detroit Threads : 1P-7P : DJ Disc, Alex Jackson, Barret Vermilion, Lena Danger, Thereas Chavez, and Brent Scudder.

[Going Late]
 Liedernacht/Origin : City Club : 10P-4A : Resident DJs Scary Guy and Charles English with special guest DJ Q-36.

[After Hours]
 Riverside Groove Pre Party : The Works : 10P-5A : Marshall Applewhite, John Johr, Twin Cousin, Dru Ruiz, Kevin Ritchey, Ghita Sisters, Isaac Prieto, and Jay Biggs.

→ (weekly) Saturday Night Mix : WJZD 94.5 : 8P-6A : Reggie Hotmix Harrell and friends.

[Road Trip]
 Hot Mass : 12A-7A : Sassmouth and Shawn Rudiman.

 Wild Edibles : Detroit Market Garden : 10A-12P : Gardening class with Greening of Detroit.
 Delicious Soul Food Made Healthy : Detroit Market Garden : 1P-3P : Nutrition educator, Nikolette Barnes teaches how to make southern dishes in a healthy way.

 (opening) Face-Ology : Inner State Gallery : 7P-10P : Tyree Guyton’s new work.
 (opening) Your pants Are My Etc : Cave : 7P-10P : An exhibition by Nicole Killian and Savannah Knoop.
 Artist Talk : Will Leather Goods : 1P-3P : Playground Detroit presents artist Ouizi in conversation about her inspiration, process and work that was created specifically for her solo exhibition.
 TromaDance : Tangent Gallery : 1P-11P : A celebration of truly independent film, art and performance.
 Art is Not A Crime : One Mile : 5P-9P : Artists William Lucka and Antonio Cosme.
 This is Performance : Trinosophes : 6P-8P : Artist Joseph Ravens with moderator by Steven L. Bridges.
 The Character of Physical Law : Grand on River : 7P-12A : New work by Kirill Slavin and Yvette McCaulley.
 Murals and Sliders : El Club : 8P-12A : A showcases of local Detroit visual artists from painters and animators, to welders and mixed media artists.

 Wheelhouse Detroit : 10A-1P : Auto heritage bike tour.
 Southwest Detroit : Wheelhouse Detroit : 1P-4P : Stops include the TAP Gallery, Clark Park, Holy Redeemer Church, Woodmere Cemetery, Patton Park, Fort Wayne, and Hubbard Farms.

SUNDAY (08/14)

→ (weekly) Sunday Sitdown : Northern Lights : 9P : Jeffrey Felch and Mikey Woo.
 DIA : 1P-4P : Live jazz with Mike Munford Trio.
 Detroit Afrikan Music Institution : 2P-5P : Detroit Afrikan artist and sound architect Efe Bes + IBM for a series of experimental music happenings.

→ (weekly) B Side Brunch : Union Street : 12P-4P : DJ Shortround (Vince Patricola) sets up on the bar for brunch.

→ (weekly) Sundaylicious : Motor City Wine : 5P-9P : Detroit’s longest running weekly pop-up.
 Armenian Aroma : Coffee and (_____) : 10A-5P : Tonic & Juice presents a traditional and vegetarian Armenian menu.
 Sushi Sunday : The Keep : 6P : Chef Rob Lee pops up.

→ (weekly) The Bassment : Detroit Promo TV : 7P-9P : Hosts Body Mechanic and DJ Spade welcome guests.
→ (weekly) Alpha : WDET 101.9FM : 12A-6A : Ghostly International, Paxahau and StudioFeed present electronic music and progressive soul from Detroit.

 Churches of Poletown : Wheelhouse Detroit : 12P-4P : Three churches — St. Hyacinth, St. Albertus and Sweetest Heart of Mary — will be visited, with a prolonged stop the annual Pierogi Festival at Sweetest Heart.
 Corrado Parducci Tour : Pure Detroit : 3P : Come meet architectural sculptor Corrado Parducci, the man responsible for much of the beauty of downtown Detroit’s architecture.

 (weekly) Parlor Games : The Whisky Parlor : 3P-12A : Classic games and themed drinks.
 DKA Game Day 9 : Detroit Kickball Association : 2½P-8P : Beer, food, friends and balls.
 Detroit Dizzy Dames Reunion : Tangent Gallery : 7P : A birthday celebration for The Detroit Dizzy Dames Reunion; a Michigan Burlesque Revue.


 Detroit Beer & Wine Festival : Grand Circus Park : 6½P-11P : Taste 100+ beers and wines from over 40 breweries and wineries from across the state.
 Pierogi Festival : Mother of Divine Mercy : 8/12-8/14 : Polish food, bands, dancing, traditional polish dancers, Raffles, Unique Vendors, and more.


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